Tag: Federal Reserve

5 FRED Charts Every CEO Should Watch

FRED is a free resource for analyzing global economic data. It used to be tedious gathering data from various economics sites to analyze and graph in Excel. Now it’s a snap to search for a key indicator and have FRED generate a pretty chart that can be easily…

Is Cash Obsolete ?

Could cash become obsolete ? There has been a lot of speculation that the FED will soon drive interest rates negative rather than raising even a token 0.25%. This effectively means banks will start “charging” customers to keep money on deposit. What would likely follow…